If you are like many people, you are concerned about what we see currently going on in the United States. Never before have we seen our country so divided. Intolerance is at an all time high. You may even be persecuted for your beliefs. Terrorism and shootings have now become normal news events as our borders are no longer respected. The stability of our economy in in question and an entitlement mentality has set in. Well you get the picture. Don't you wish you could just leave it all and go somewhere without all these problems? What if you could and even live in a perfect climate? Sounds too good to believe? No place is without some faults, but find out why tens of thousands of Americans live in Costa Rica now and have no plans on going back.
Costa Rica Quick Facts
Population: Approx. 5 million Americans: Approx. 100,000 Travel time: A few hours away Climate: Perfect year round Cost of living: Less than US Healthcare: State of the art Life Expectancy: Exceeds US
Why Costa Rica?
Friendly, warm and highly educated people
Affordable and accessible health care with areas where Costa Ricans live to be 100 years old
The best year-round weather in the world with many climates from which to choose
A high-quality lifestyle with basically all of the amenities of home.
NO enemies or terrorism because Costa Rica abolished its army in the 1940s — an island of sanity in a crazy world.
A user friendly country for Americans where they can fit right in
A thriving and active expat community where it is easy to make new friends
Hundreds of activities to stay busy and happy
Easy communication with home and loved ones via Skype, Vonage, Magic or Jack plus services that provide private mail drops in the US
TV with programming options in English from the U.S.
A nature lover’s paradise
A country with an impeccable international reputation and image. When was the last time you heard anything negative in the world news about Costa Rica?
Costa Ricans are right at the top of the World Happiness Index.
The ONLY country in Latin America with a retirement organization exclusively dedicated to helping you make the move seamlessly
Eat a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables cheap all year long!
Don't get ripped off!
In some ways, Costa Rica is still like the Wild West. There is very little government regulation and even less enforcement. But don't let that stop you. Move forward with confidence by working through an American bilingual broker, licensed in the United States who has lived in Costa Rica and is a Certified International Property Specialist Realtor®. Tim Kirk, broker of International Advantage Realty has teamed up with trusted brokers and a tour company in Costa Rica to help you with your decision.